What Happened on October 1, 1908

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 1st Dutch electric railway in use (Rotterdam-The Hague)

CommunicationModel T

Henry Ford introduces the Model T car (costs $825)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jack Chesbro's final Highlander victory, beats Walter Johnson 2-1

MLB Pitcher Walter Johnson
MLB Pitcher
Walter Johnson

Famous Birthdays

  • Herman David Koppel, composer